United Conservative Leader Jason Kenney has issued the following statement regarding the acclamation of Ric McIver as the UCP candidate in Calgary-Hays for the upcoming 2019 election:
“I would like to congratulate Ric McIver on his acclamation as our party’s candidate in Calgary-Hays.
“Ric has a depth of experience spanning more than 20 years - experience that has served our United Conservative caucus well. Throughout his time in public life, Ric has served in many challenging and high-profile roles including Calgary City Councillor, Minister of the Crown in three major portfolios, Interim Leader of the Progressive Conservatives, and most recently, United Conservative Caucus Whip. Ric has approached each with skill, professionalism, and a passion for serving the people, and I am thrilled that he will have the opportunity to continue this good work with our United Conservative team.”